Maia

Maia Monkey vs The Palm Tree

Since we could all use a little levity after this week, we’re sharing a video of our Maia Monkey vs the palm tree. Both Maia and Guida serve as a constant reminder of why sanctuary is so important, but also even though we can’t save every elephant, together we can…...

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Teamwork At Its Finest

Teamwork at its finest. We gave Maia and Guida access to their last yard in this first phase of development. It’s an additional 25 acres, which is nice on its own, but it’s more than that. The new space offers new areas to explore for mental stimulation, beautiful untouched pasture…...

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This Time It’s Maia Standing Over Guida

Our lovely ladies around morning nap time yesterday. This time it’s Maia standing over Guida. When they arrived, over a year ago, Guida already had a nurturing side and a level of patience and trust with Maia that was slightly surprising but lovely to watch. Maia did not have that…...

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Our Lovely Ladies Maia And Guida

As for our lovely ladies Maia and Guida, they continue to do wonderfully. This was the other morning after breakfast. Scott went over to the fence to say hello and gave Maia a little bellly squish. That was all she needed to run over to Guida and start trumpeting and…...

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What Brings It All Back In Balance

People have asked of late, how we remain so patient through all of the delays with permits and rescues. And the reality is, just like anyone else, we have our days where it gets to us as well. On those days this is what brings it all back in balance....

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Maia and Guida: They Bring Such Joy

It’s always amusing when you realize no matter how many years you have worked with elephants, that they continue to amaze and bring such joy. Tonight Maia was fed on one side of the property, while we searched for Guida on the other. After about 15 minutes with Guida, Maia…...

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